Tag Archives: UK

UK Due to Help Turkey with EU Bid

The UK recently announced it would support Turkey’s bid to join the EU during a visit to the country's by the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg. The UK will help Turkey bring its judiciary up to the standard required by the European Union. In order to achieve this, a project...

Posted on 06 October 2012

Queen Presents Award to Turkish President for Improving International Relations

Abdullah Gul has been given an award for his work in improving international relations. The Chatham House Prize was awarded to Gul in London by the Queen, for the strides he has made in improving Turkey's relations with its neighbours and internationally, as well as modernising Turkey. The Queen said:...

Posted on 10 November 2010

Miliband Puts Weight of UK Behind Turkey’s Accession into the EU

British foreign secretary David Miliband has put his weight behind Turkey's EU bid to become a full member of the European Union, while visiting the country. "Turkish accession to the European Union will be a tremendous benefit to Ankara and to the region," he said. At a joint press conference...

Posted on 06 November 2009